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Royal Danish Orchestra Rings in the New Year with A Concert! Photo Royal Danish Orchestra Rings in the New Year with A Concert!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2020

Kick off New Year‚Äôs Eve before the champagne corks start popping, with a sparkling musical experience in the company of the Royal Danish Orchestra, conductor Thomas S√łnderg√•rd and master of ceremonies Frederik Cilius, famous for his witty radio and TV shows.

American Symphony Orchestra Launches Free Streaming Series: ASO Online Photo American Symphony Orchestra Launches Free Streaming Series: ASO Online
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

American Symphony Orchestra has launched ASO Online, a new digital initiative in collaboration with Bard's Fisher Center. To stay in touch with its audiences and to help the community escape from stress through music during the COVID-19 pandemic, ASO will release a recording of a past performance for streaming on its website each Wednesday. Streaming content will alternate each week between a??live video recordings of operas from Bard's SummerScape festival featuring ASO as the orchestra-in-residence, and iconic symphonic audio recordings from the Orchestra's past seasons.

Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Great Composers Lecture Series Continues with HEAVEN,  Photo Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Great Composers Lecture Series Continues with HEAVEN, HELL AND HOLLYWOOD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Great Composers Lecture Series continues on Friday, February 14, 2020, at 11:00 am with Heaven, Hell, and Hollywood: Life and Music in Exile.

Riverside Symphony To Present Rare Gems For String Orchestra Photo Riverside Symphony To Present Rare Gems For String Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2019

Riverside Symphony will open its 39th season on Saturday evening, February 1 at Merkin Concert Hall. Music Director George Rothman will lead the orchestra in a multi-textured program pairing music by two Oscar-winning composers, Schubert's ebullient Rondo for Violin and Orchestraa?"featuring 2017 Concert Artists Guild Competition Winner YooJin Janga?"and a vivacious concert-opener by up-and-coming American composer Jessie Montgomery.

Ryan McCartan, Brian Stokes Mitchell and More at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Ryan McCartan, Brian Stokes Mitchell and More at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

Two Women, Violin Soloist And Conductor, Lead Grand Rapids Symphony In Extraordinary  Photo Two Women, Violin Soloist And Conductor, Lead Grand Rapids Symphony In Extraordinary Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019

Extraordinary occurrences like this don't happen every day.

ON HOLLYWOOD AND WEIMAR Comes To Feinstein's/54 Below, November 13 Photo ON HOLLYWOOD AND WEIMAR Comes To Feinstein's/54 Below, November 13
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

What started as an idea of a tribute to the remarkable composers who found themselves in exile in California in the first half of the last century turned out to be a highly acclaimed and sold-out show in New York City. Following performances at the Triad Theater and Off-Broadway's York Theatre both artists now look forward to performing at the prestigious Feinstein's/54 Below.

Numi Opera Presents DER RING DES POLYKRATES At Zipper Hall Photo Numi Opera Presents DER RING DES POLYKRATES At Zipper Hall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

Numi Opera completes its inaugural season with its second productiona?"Erich Korngold's first opera Der Ring Des Polykrates. which he composed in 1914. Directed by Numi Opera Executive Director Gail R. Gordon and conducted by Francesco Milioto, the rarely performed opera will have two performances on Thursday, December 19 at 7:30pm and Sunday, December 22 at 7:30pm at Zipper Hall at the Colburn School, located at 200 South Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles.

BWW Preview: Summertime and the Singing is Easy at Opera and Vocal Festivals in the N Photo BWW Preview: Summertime and the Singing is Easy at Opera and Vocal Festivals in the Northeast
by Richard Sasanow - Jun 28, 2019

Something old, something new…there's still plenty going on for fans of opera and classical vocal music in the Northeast now that summer is upon us. Here's a taste of what to look for.

BWW Review: DER ZWERG at THEATRE AT ACE HOTEL Photo BWW Review: DER ZWERG at THEATRE AT ACE HOTEL
by Maria Nockin - Jun 4, 2019

Numi Opera began its inaugural season with Alexander Zemlinsky's almost forgotten Der Zwerg (The Dwarf), a piece once condemned by the Nazi Third Reich. In Los Angeles, the dark and cavernous ground floor of the Theatre at Ace Hotel was more than half full for the matinee performance on Sunday, June 2, 2019.

BWW Interview: Gail Gordon of DER ZWERG at Theatre In The Ace Hotel Photo BWW Interview: Gail Gordon of DER ZWERG at Theatre In The Ace Hotel
by Maria Nockin - May 29, 2019

Numi Opera will present Zemlinsky's Der Zwerg at the Theatre in the Ace Hotel this weekend. It's a rare but outstandingly beautiful gem.

Numi Opera Presents Inaugural Production DER ZWERG Photo Numi Opera Presents Inaugural Production DER ZWERG
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2019

Numi Opera and its inaugural production -- Alexander Von Zemlinsky's Der Zwerg based on a story by Oscar Wilde -- is announced. Directed by Numi Opera Executive Director Gail R. Gordon with musical direction by Christopher Luthi, the rarely performed opera will have two performances on Thursday, May 30 at 7:30pm and Sunday, June 2 at 2:00pm at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, located at 929 South Broadway in downtown Los Angeles.

BWW Review: [Opera] Star Trek - The Next Generation from the Met National Council Fin Photo BWW Review: [Opera] Star Trek - The Next Generation from the Met National Council Finals Concert
by Richard Sasanow - Apr 2, 2019

Judging by the number of small opera companies in New York alone--see the 2019 New York Opera Fest that starts performances next month--there's no shortage of up and coming opera singers trying to make their way on the scene. But there's no showcase like the Finals Concert of the Metropolitan Opera's National Council Auditions to give a singer a leg up--and this year's group of talented performers seemed to give us more hope than usual that all's right with the world…at least when it comes to opera.

Angela Meade Internationally Renowned Soprano To Perform Concert During The 2019 Fort Photo Angela Meade Internationally Renowned Soprano To Perform Concert During The 2019 Fort Worth Opera Festival
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

The McCammon Voice Competition in collaboration with Fort Worth Opera is pleased to present Angela Meade in recital on Monday, May 6 at 7:00 pm at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden Auditorium. This intimate concert marks the eagerly-anticipated return of this world-renowned soprano to Fort Worth after winning first prize in the 2005 McCammon Voice Competition. Ms. Meade will be accompanied on piano by Fort Worth Opera Artistic Director and Conductor, Joe Illick. The evening's diverse program will consist of celebrated arias and art songs by Bellini, Meyerbeer, Korngold, and Strauss.

Ring In 2019 At The Sheen Center! Lineup Of Events Announced Photo Ring In 2019 At The Sheen Center! Lineup Of Events Announced
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2018

The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture has announced its 2019 winter/spring season, a rich program of theater, film, music, poetry, art, and talk events featuring artists and thought leaders including Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter;Tony Award winner Lena Hall; Grammy Award-winning musician and recording artist Eileen Ivers; Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award nomineeAlexander Gemignani;and journalist and former Wall Street Journal columnist Sohrab Ahmari.

BWW Review: DIE TOTE STADT at Komische Oper Berlin - A Miscast, Misjudged, Major Disa Photo BWW Review: DIE TOTE STADT at Komische Oper Berlin - A Miscast, Misjudged, Major Disappointment
by Mark Janicello - Nov 1, 2018

One is seldom confronted with a performance like last nights DIE TODE STADT at Berlin's Komische Oper, and I don't mean that in a good way --a miscast, misjudged, major disappointment

Cine, M√ļsica Y Fotograf√≠a, Parte Del Programa Que El INBA Llevar√° Al Festival Inte Photo Cine, M√ļsica Y Fotograf√≠a, Parte Del Programa Que El INBA Llevar√° Al Festival Internacional Cervantino
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2018

Por medio de sus grupos artísticos y acervos, el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (INBA) estará presente en el XLVI Festival Internacional Cervantino (FIC), el cual se llevará a cabo del 10 al 28 de octubre en la ciudad de Guanajuato.

Opera Saratoga Announces Free Refugee Voices Programs Photo Opera Saratoga Announces Free Refugee Voices Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2018

Opera Saratoga's Artistic and General Director Lawrence Edelson today announced Refugee Voices, two special events to complement the company's new production of The Consul by Gian Carlo Menotti.

Opera Saratoga Announces Free Refugee Voices Programs Photo Opera Saratoga Announces Free Refugee Voices Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

Opera Saratoga's Artistic and General Director Lawrence Edelson today announced Refugee Voices, two special events to complement the company's new production of The Consul by Gian Carlo Menotti.

New York Youth Symphony Season 2018/19 Announcement Photo New York Youth Symphony Season 2018/19 Announcement
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2018

New York Youth Symphony (NYYS), is proud to continue its mission of providing an outstanding music education and performance opportunities to students between the ages of 12-22 by launching a new Musical Theater Composition program aimed at diversifying the world of musical theater. The new director and performance information is expected to be announced in summer 2018. Also new in 2018/19 the NYYS Orchestra and Chamber Music Programs will tour together for the first time ever to Spain in 2019, where they will explore cities including Madrid, Granada, and Seville.

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